(National Review) IRS employees received an e-mail earlier today warning, "URGENT: Do not wipe laptops/desktops." It is an indication that the inspector general's office is conducting a new investigation into the besieged agency, after it released a report this week. "We have been instructed not to wipe any T[ax] E[xempt] G[overnment] E[ntity] systems," the e-mail advised.
The agency is in the process of "copying every hard drive in TEGE across the IRS," an IRS employee who asked not to be named tells National Review Online, in order to preserve "all the data on every hard drive that TEGE employees use."
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